• Poet Edward Hirsch has written an elegaic poem in honor of his late son Gabriel, to be published in September of 2014. According to The New Yorker's article, … [Continue Reading]

    A Masterpiece of Sorrow: Edward Hirsch’s Elegy for His Son
  • Stanford University's Cantor Arts Center will display an exhibit focused on the tradition of portraying Hell and the Devil in art, titled "Sympathy for the … [Continue Reading]

    Sympathy for the Devil: Satan, Sin, and the Underworld
  • Kim Kardashian: Hollywood is an app in which a cartoon version of Kardashian guides the player's avatar through the social and financial ladder of Hollywood. … [Continue Reading]

    Kim Kardashian: Hollywood (2014)
  • "When the British publisher Chatto & Windus agreed in 1933 to publish Samuel Beckett’s first book of fiction, a collection of 10 interrelated stories titled … [Continue Reading]

    Dwight Garner, “‘Echo’s Bones,’ A Beckett Short Story Rediscovered”
  • In Season 1, Episode 4, of Sundance television show Rectify, titled "Plato's Cave," the protagonist Daniel Holden discusses life, death, and salvation with his … [Continue Reading]

    <em>Rectify</em>, Season 1, Episode 4 (2013)

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